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Philip Wheeler

Philip Wheeler - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 240 lbs.
Birthday 12/12/1984
Birthplace Columbus, GA
College Georgia Tech
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 3rd round, 30th pick by Colts

Dolphins sign second-round OT Martin

Posted May 29, 2012 @ 3:04 p.m. ET
The Dolphins officially signed second-round OT Jonathan Martin, the team announced on Tuesday.

Dolphins to appear on 'Hard Knocks'

Posted May 29, 2012 @ 1:07 p.m. ET
HBO’s “Hard Knocks” finally found a team willing to let cameras into the locker room — the Miami Dolphins.

Packers sign DE Merling

Posted May 23, 2012 @ 12:29 p.m. ET
The Packers signed former Dolphins DE Phillip Merling on Wednesday and released TE Cameron Ford and QB Nick Hill.

AFC East players in the crosshairs

Posted May 21, 2012 @ 11:01 a.m. ET
Here's a look at the players on each AFC East team who will be most heavily scrutinized, including Jets WR Santonio Holmes.

Competitions brewing on right side of Dolphins' O-line

Posted May 19, 2012 @ 1:48 p.m. ET
The Dolphins are setting up for training-camp battles at two spots on the right side of the offensive line.

Jets sign veteran S Bell

Posted May 18, 2012 @ 12:34 p.m. ET
The Jets added another safety this offseason, signing veteran Yeremiah Bell on Friday.

Brother of NFL players found incompetent for trial

Posted May 11, 2012 @ 6:49 p.m. ET
The younger brother of NFL players Vernon and Vontae Davis has been declared incompetent to stand trial in the slaying of a man visiting the nation's capital from Colorado.

Third-year AFC East players entering crucial offseason

Posted May 09, 2012 @ 11:55 a.m. ET
After a lockout-shortened 2011 offseason, third-year players get an extra chance to make a leap in development this summer.

Three factors determine risers, sliders in 2012 standings

Posted May 08, 2012 @ 4:14 p.m. ET
It’s time to think about who will win and lose in the 2012 season, and you might want to consider these factors when determining the order of finish.

Wake agrees to contract extension with Dolphins

Posted May 06, 2012 @ 11:38 a.m. ET
Dolphins OLB Cameron Wake has agreed to a contract extension that will make him one of the league's highest-paid pass rushers. 

Seau's death ruled a suicide

Posted May 03, 2012 @ 9:46 p.m. ET
The death of former NFL LB Junior Seau has been ruled a suicide, the San Diego County medical examiner's office said Thursday.

Dolphins add another seam-stretching tight end

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 1:53 p.m. ET
The Dolphins are thin at wide receiver but drafted a tight end, Michael Egnew, who is known for his receiving abilities.

Fantasy spin: Dolphins TE Michael Egnew

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 12:28 p.m. ET
Did the Dolphins find their answer at tight end with Michael Egnew? How much value does he have on a team transitioning to a West Coast offense?

Dolphins get pass rusher, pass catcher in third

Posted April 27, 2012 @ 10:39 p.m. ET
Despite addressing two positions of strength in the third round, the Dolphins added two players who fill needs in terms of specific skills. 

Bills, Dolphins address tackle need in different ways

Posted April 27, 2012 @ 8:35 p.m. ET
The Bills and Dolphins selected tackles with back-to-back picks in the second round, but Buffalo wins by getting more "value" out of their pick.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 13, 2013
Wheeler has signed a $26 million, five-year contract with the Miami Dolphins. The deal includes a $7 million signing bonus and $13 million guaranteed.||||||| Wheeler spent his first four NFL seasons with the Indianapolis Colts and played last year for the Oakland Raiders, where he had career highs of 109 tackles and three sacks.
Posted Dec. 28, 2011
Wheeler has landed on injured reserve with a foot injury.||||||| Wheeler is out for a Week 17 AFC South matchup at Jacksonville.
Posted Aug. 12, 2008
Wheeler underwent knee surgery last week and is expected to miss a couple of weeks.||||||| "Philip's doing fine, he's off the crutches and starting the rehab process," Colts coach Tony Dungy said of his rookie linebacker. "We're thinking he'll be back maybe Buffalo week or if not then Cincinnati week." The Colts are scheduled to play the Bills on Aug. 24 - the first NFL game at the new Lucas Oil Stadium.

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